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Dream Act is an illegal immigration enabler
Your editorial, "The American Dream" (June 19), left out the key sticking point that has many of us opposing the Maryland Dream Act. The dilemma it doesn't resolve is the one that occurs with every attempt to relieve suffering: How do we help without simultaneously giving an incentive to continue the process that led to the suffering in the first place? Every family with a member suffering from an addiction knows this problem. Emotional compassion of the moment urges immediate relief, but only wise, enduring, tough love truly solves the problem.
June 20, 2012